Gunshot victim collapses on D.C. street Halloween night

Local,Crime,Scott McCabe

D.C. police are investigating a fatal shooting in Northeast Washington.

Around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday, a man was observed running won the 2000 block of Fourth Street NE, and collapsing in the street.

The man lost consciousness and was treated by D.C. firefighters, but died, police said.

The man was identified as 25-year-old Anthony Weathers of Suitland.

Police said the victim had been in the rear alley of the 300 block of V Street NE, when he was shot multiple times.

Anyone with information about the shooting can call police at 202-727-9099. Anonymous information may be submitted to the police text tip line by text messaging 50411.

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